AHL announces suspension

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League today announced that Utica Comets left wing Darren Archibald has been suspended for three (3) games as a consequence of an illegal check to the head of an opponent in a game at Albany on Nov. 29. 

Archibald was suspended under the provisions of AHL Rule 28.1 (supplementary discipline). 

Archibald will miss Utica’s games Tuesday (Dec. 2) at Oklahoma City, Wednesday (Dec. 3) at Texas and Friday (Dec. 5) at San Antonio.